15th Annual Turkey Can Run 5K

Thanksgiving Day – Thursday, November 23, 2023

 Race number and t-shirt pick-up –

  • Monday, November 20, from 5:00 pm until 7:00 pm at FBC Jefferson fellowship hall
  • Tuesday, November 21, from 5:00 pm until 7:00pm at FBC Jefferson fellowship hall
  • Wednesday, November 22, from 5:00 pm until 7:00 pm at FBC Jefferson fellowship hall

Canned food items can also be brought at this time.

 Race Day Registration starting at 7:00 am on race day (November 23, 2023).

No parking at FBC Jefferson lots. These lots will be used to provide social distancing before the race. Participants may park at Jefferson High School FRONT PARKING LOT (575 Washington Street) which is walking distance to the church. There will be no shuttle service. Dress appropriately for the morning temperatures. There will be receptacles at the high school parking lot for the canned food donations brought by runners the day of the race.

 RACE DAY REGISTRATION will start at 7:00 am at the church Student Center.

 Awards ceremony following the race! Or can be picked up at the church office (76 Institute Street, Jefferson) starting Monday, November 27th at 8:30 am until 5:00 pm.

Bottled water will be available before and after race.


This event raises funds the Church’s foodbank.  All proceeds go to help feed those in need. 
 When:  Thanksgiving Day Nov. 23, 2023
Time: Race starts at 8:00 AM. Packet pickup starts at 7:00 AM in the Fellowship Hall.
Location:                 FBC Jefferson
                                 246 Washington St.
                                 Jefferson, GA 30549
Entry Fee:              $15 plus 15 canned good items!
(Recommended canned items: canned tuna, canned chicken, green beans, corn, peas, jelly, peanut butter, and any non-perishable).
Important Info:
Payment by Sunday, November 19 guarantees Long Sleeve T-shirt 
Canned goods will be collected the morning of the race.
Click here to Register.
Or click here to print off a registration form to turn into the office.